The court says people accused of dowry harassment cannot be arrested until charges are verified.
Millions of Indian women have never used their husband's name - it's a way of showing respect for him. But campaigners are now urging some
Japan Display Incs main creditors are willing to extend loans of about 100 billion yen ($890 million) that the display maker is seeking if
Japan will raise tariffs on frozen beef imports from the United States and some other countries to protect domestic producers against a sur
At least 45 Taliban militants were killed as Afghan security forces repelled an attack in Nuristan province, the Defence Ministry said on T
DMK Working President M K Stalin was arrested at Kaniyur toll gate in this district when he came to visit Kacharayan Kuttai lake in Chief M
Seventy years after India and Pakistan won their independence, why are relations still tense?
Mr Kumar takes oath as the chief minister of Bihar state, a day after resigning from the post.
The Indian author's second novel The Ministry of Utmost Happiness is one of 13 titles in contention.
A court here on Tuesday remanded seven Kashmiri separatists, arrested a day earlier on charges of taking funds from Pakistan to sponsor ter
The Indian Army has foiled 84 infiltration bids and killed 142 terrorists on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir since 2014, the
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and chiefs of Army, Navy and Air Force on Wednesday paid tributes to martyrs to mark the Kargil Vijay Diwas.
All big Chinese companies owned by the central government will be registered as limited liability companies or joint-stock firms by the end
At least eight Islamic State (IS) militants were killed when security forces pounded the outfits positions in Nangarhar province of Afghani
An Afghan district chief and five of his bodyguards have been killed in a roadside mine blast in Farah province, an official said on Wednes
At least 26 Afghan soldiers have been killed in a Taliban attack on a military base in Afghanistans Kandahar province.
Congratulating the newly elected Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, President Maithripala Sirisena expressed his willingness to work closely
The court said that EU had not produced any evidence to show that there was a risk of the LTTE carrying out attacks after its military defe
Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya resorted to postponing the Parliamentary session owing to a heated situation that arose during the se
A group of CPC employees have been arrested for unruly behavior outside the Ceylon Petroleum Storage Terminal in Kolonnawa. MORE..
Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) trade unions engaged in the strike action have agreed to carry out essential services until 6.30pm today
The Presidential Task Force states that the public s active cooperation is required in order to eradicate dengue by means fumigation. MORE.
Fifteen bowsers loaded with fuel left the Ceylon Petroleum Storage Terminal in Kolonnawa, a short while ago. MORE..
Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa stated that the leaders of the Joint Opposition (JO) were in the process of hosting discussions in order to
19 individuals have been injured following a traffic accident along the Ampara ? Sammanthurai main road, Police reported. MORE...
The Dematagoda - Kolonnawa road is blocked for traffic in front of the Kolonnawa petroleum storage complex due to a protest being staged by
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposal to amend the provisions of the Constitution and Provincial Councils Act, in order to enabl
Customs officials of the departure terminal at the Katunayake airport have seized 60kg of Walla Patta worth Rs. 10 million. MORE...
The station master and two railway employees at the Chilaw railway station have been remanded for allegedly assaulting a passenger. MORE...